Steps to Admission

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Steps to Admission

1. Apply for Admission and Financial Aid
  • Create an Apply Texas Profile, then submit a College Application to Grayson College. After 48 hours, you will receive an email from portal@grayson.edu with your portal login/password and instructions for College 101 Orientation.
(If you do not provide a valid email address or social security number on your application, you will not receive emails.)
If you don’t receive the email, contact admissions@grayson.edu
  • Apply for Financial Aid - Complete your FAFSA (Not applicable to Dual Credit Students) Have questions: financialaid@grayson.edu

  • Upon completion of College 101 Orientation, you will receive two separate emails with instructions to follow to complete the admissions process.

3. Supply all Documentation to the Registrar
  • Provide proof of your Meningitis Vaccination (students under 30)
  • Submit your official high school transcript with test scores, or your GED
  • Submit college or university transcripts
  • Submit test scores that qualify for exemptions

Test Exemptions 
An associate’s or bachelor’s degree or higher from a Texas public college or university.
SAT Score minimum: 1070 composite, 500 Critical Reading, Verbal, & 500 Math 
ACT Score minimum: 23 composite, 19 Math & 19 English 
TAKS (11th grade) minimum: 2200 ELA, 2200 Math & 3 or 4 Essay

TAKS scores expire after three years
ACT and SAT scores expire after five years

4. Assessment
  • Students who do not have test exemptions are required by Texas law to have their academic skills assessed prior to enrolling in classes.
  • Register for your test: http://www.registerblast.com/grayson

5. Advising
  • College Students - Meet with an advisor in the Counseling Office to get a degree audit and registration clearance. Distance Learners contact advising@grayson.edu
  • Dual Credit Students - Turn in Dual Credit Enrollment Permission form to high school counselor and select courses with high school counselor. Submit course schedule to Grayson College Office of Admissions Contact dualcredit@grayson.edu if you have questions.

Have additional questions? Contact recruiting@grayson.edu